North Charleston, SC 29405 US
KNOWLEDGE & COMPETENCIES (SKILLS & ABILITIES):Five (5) years of progressively responsible journey level electrical experience; OR, Completion of a two-year federally approved technical training program in electrical repair and maintenance and two (2) years electrical experience; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience and/or education from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved • High School diploma or equivalent • Must be available to work 12 hour day and night shifts, weekends, call-outs and overtime.
PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to work an average of 40 hours per week, speak clearly so others understand, vision acuity for this position include close vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. Acceptance of coaching and dealing calmly and effectively with high stress situations, sensitivity to other’s needs, positive demeanor, and model change management for the business. Ability to climb ladders safely and use aerial equipment. Ability to lift 50 pounds on a continual basis and regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds without assistance. Able to see color. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand all day; use hands to handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee must be agile as he/she is required to climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit, talk and hear.
ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS: Manufacturing plant is not temperature controlled; dust, fumes, and high noise areas are present inside plant areas. Noise levels exceed 80 dB in some areas of the site. Moving equipment such as fork lifts, buggies, genie booms and industrial sweepers travel throughout the facility, sometimes in congested areas.
PRIMARY OBJECTIVE:The Electronic Technician is responsible for the day-to-day electrical performance on all production processes and equipment. Must possess a thorough understanding of the operation and be willing to acquire additional technical training to further enhance abilities that will meet individual and company needs. NATURE &
SCOPE OF POSITION:• Experienced Industrial Electrician with 3-phase, 480V, and industrial troubleshooting experience to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus, and fixtures, using hand, power, and precision measuring tools. The Electrician diagnoses malfunctioning systems, apparatus, and components, using test equipment and hand tools, to locate the cause of a breakdown and correct the problem. The Electrician is responsible for the connection of wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components. Responsible for observing and following all safety regulations with required PPE. • Positive working attitude toward other employees; be a team player. Work with others constructively and abide by company policies and procedures. Working together as a team for continuous improvement is vital to ensure the future of CertainTeed and its employees. Teamwork will be required to be effective in daily production assignments as well as special improvement and continuous improvement projects.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:• Ability to assemble, install, test and maintain electrical or electronic wiring, equipment, appliances, apparatus and fixtures.• Maintain electrical equipment to meet regulatory codes at the country, state and federal levels.• Perform rigging activities, safety-related functions and other miscellaneous electrical functions.• Demonstrate safe and proficient use of shop tools (both hand and power).• Demonstrate mechanical knowledge• Competent with programming of VFD’s.• Must possess demonstrated ability to safely utilize a forklift and high lift.• Knowledge and ability to troubleshoot and program AB PLC’s• Must be physically capable of performing work from ladders, scaffolds, and roofs to install, maintain or repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures.• Proficient in testing electrical systems and continuity of circuits in electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures, using testing devices such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, and oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.• Perform installation and maintenance work as part of a team of skilled trade workers.• Perform duties in a work environment that will be hot, cold, dirty and fast-paced.• Self-starter yet able to take orders as directed.• Proficient in Rigid conduit bending and installation• Other duties as assigned.